Family comes first. Husband to Patti, Dad, and Papa. a writer & podcaster. With Patti, we volunteer as mentors at Fresno State in the entrepreneurship program. I'm originally from Boston, now living in California.
Searching for Fresh Fish & Chips
I love fresh fish and chips. I consider myself almost an expert on fish and chips, but there have been times when a good piece of frozen fish has fooled me.
Popular Ways to Use Garlic In Your Recipes
Garlic is a staple in Italian cooking, and for that matter, it's just about a staple in any cooking style. The big question is, when do you smash, chop, slice, grate or use whole when cooking. All great questions that are up to the chef.
ADHD-60+ Years and Counting
When I was six years old, my parents were going nuts trying to handle me. They were concerned that mentally there were issues and wanted answers to my behavior issues.
Nachos, burritos, tacos. Oh my!
When it comes to reviewing Mexican or Spanish food, I'm probably the last person you want to write a review with unless I'm writing about how great your restaurant is.
Making a BLT
I wrote the other day about searching for a good BLT 9, which I'll be posting later). I didn't even talk about a great BLT, just a good one and how hard it was to find a good one that day.
Cherry Tomatoes Make a Great Sauce
In August, I made a video about a versatile tomato sauce you can use for pasta, pizza, just about anything else you can think of that requires a pasta sauce.
Some Culture Shock Moving to Fresno
I moved to California in 2005 after a ten-year vacation courtesy of the Federal Government and the FBI. It was a white-collar crime, but it was a major white-collar crime hence the extra-long vacation.
A Fantastic Night of Steaks and Dining at Tahoe Joe's
This past Friday evening, Patti and I decided to go out to dinner. Our choices were Tahoe Joe's or Fridays are usual hang out.